Samsung has already begun the Android 12-based One UI 4.0 update rollout to the Galaxy devices, starting Galaxy S21 series. While the major software update is gradually expanding to more devices, the company is offering new feature drop application updates as well.
In a recent development, Samsung officially introduced the brand-new Reminders app, which highlights a bunch of new features, in addition to improvements for the existing ones. FYI, Reminders is an app that allows Samsung users to record their to-dos and easily manage them as a list.
Samsung says that the Reminders app comes with a smart function that notifies you when there is a time, place, or situation related to a to-do, and reminders that have set time reminders can also be checked on the calendar. Now, we are going to jump to the latest details regarding Samsung Reminders’ functionality.
Where to find new Reminders app?
- Enter ‘ Reminder ‘ in the input window of the Finder that appears when you swipe up on the screen to search
- Also, Reminders can be opened from the Calendar by clicking the bell icon in the left menu.
This is to introduce a new function in One UI 4 for users who are already using Reminder well.
Samsung Galaxy devices running the One UI 4.0 offer a category management function in the Reminders app, allowing users to manage and categorize tasks they want to remember or to-dos by type. Besides, you can also check the reminders on your PC by linking with Microsoft To-Do.
The One UI 4.0-based Reminders service is much more practical and convenient than the previous reminders because it can be organized more systematically and can be used on a PC. In addition, it brings a faster way to add reminders, however, the new Shared Reminder feature lets you share to-dos with family and friends.
- You can add a reminder by simply entering the title in the input box at the bottom of the first screen of the reminder.
Reminders – Shared Categories
The reminders that are added to shared categories can be shared with members as well. However, it’s a very simple task to create a shared category, you just have to click Add Category in the Manage Categories menu and enter a name for the shared category.
- Once done, select the person you want to share the reminder with from your contacts and invite them to become a member.
Now, if you add a reminder you want to share with a member in the shared category you have created, the member who accepted the invitation will also see the reminder in the shared category. To be noted, the Share feature is available on all Galaxy devices with Android 0 or later by logging in with your Samsung account.
Samsung One UI Smart Suggestions updates – V5.1.00.84
Samsung One UI comes with a slew of new features including customizable RAM Plus, enhanced Colour Palette, Smart Widgets, new camera features, and more. Smart Suggestions is also one of the interesting features of the latest UI as it makes your Galaxy device a lot smarter.
Smart Suggestions feature gives suggestions for useful activities including calendar events to add and messages to send, based on how you use your smartphone. It is available for limited Samsung apps including a Keyboard, Smart Widgets, Calendar, Reminders, and Messages.
Samsung regularly releases new updates for Smart Suggestions to enhance app stability and performance. In this article, we will provide every single update information of this app.
Samsung Smart Suggestions Updates
October 03, 2023
Samsung Smart Suggestion app is getting a new update with version 5.8.00.40. The new update enhances some functions to provide a better experience. You can get the update through Galaxy Store or download it through link mentioned here.
July 16, 2023
March 07, 2023
Samsung has started rolling out March 2023 update for the Smart Suggestion app. The new update arrives with version 3.1.00.4 and an installation package size of 4.44 MB. This changelog-less update brings under-the-hood improvements for better usability.
- Samsung Smart Suggestions 3.1.00.4 Update – Download Link
February 14, 2022
Samsung Smart Suggestions is getting a new update with version 5.1.00.64. The new update enhances system performance by fixing some issues.
- Download the latest update – APKMirror
February 02, 2022
Samsung pushed Smart Suggestions version 4.1.01.0 update for select Galaxy devices. The update would install in the background as part of Samsung’s continuous enhancements to Galaxy services.
- For more, try it yourself, get the APK.
December 27, 2022
Samsung Smart Suggestions app is getting a new update for Galaxy devices. The latest update comes with build version 5.0.00.118 and an updated package size of 69.14 MB. The new update enhances the overall performance of the app.
- Download NOW
December 18, 2022
Samsung has released a new update for Smart Suggestions with version 184.108.40.206. The new update brings some common improvements to enhance the overall performance of the app.
- Samsung Smart Suggestion latest update – Download
October 30, 2022
Samsung Smart Suggestion is getting a new update with version 3.1.00.1, which brings general improvements to enhance the performance. The updated package size of this update is 12.14 MB. You can install it via Galaxy Store or download it directly from the link mentioned below.
- Get the latest 3.1.00.1 Update – APKMirror
September 25, 2022
Samsung is enhancing the Smart Suggestions app via a new update with version 4.1.00.134. The update optimizes app stability and performance. It weighs 84.77MB package to install.
- Get the latest 4.1.00.134 Update – APKMirror
September 22, 2022
Samsung has started pushing a new update for Smart Suggestions through Galaxy Store with version 5.0.00.68. The update brings general improvements to increase the stability of the app.
The new update comes with a 68.52MB package size and it is compatible with Galaxy devices running One UI 4.1 / One UI 4.0 based on Android 12.
- Get the latest 5.0.00.68 Update – APKMirror
August 26, 2022
June 18, 2022
How to enable it?
You can easily access this feature from your phone’s Setting> Advanced features > Smart Suggestions and manually enable the services that you want to work across others for seamless smart suggestions, as per your desire. However, by default, Samsung turned off the Smart Suggestions feature on the Galaxy devices upgraded to the One UI 4.1 then you can easily enable this feature.
New WhatsApp Text Formatting Tools – Code/Quote Block and Lists
WhatsApp Beta version 220.127.116.11 update brings new text formatting tools for select users. Developers are working to introduce Code Block, Quote Block, and Lists tools to the application with its future updates.
This shows that WhatsApp is actively exploring new text formatting tools in order to enhance the user experience. Do note that these new text formatting tools for the WhatsApp Messenger app are under development.
Code block: it’s designed to enhance the convenience of sharing and reading lines of code within WhatsApp. It’s usually used by software engineers and programmers, but users can also apply this tool to highlight a specific portion of the message. The backtick character will be needed to use this formatting tool.
Quote block: it’s used to reply to a specific portion of a message. You will be able to apply this formatting tool by using the character “>”.
Lists: it’s used to organize information in a structured and ordered manner. The text should start with an asterisk, and a hyphen, and it also supports numbered lists.
Samsung Battery Guardian grabs One UI 6, One UI 5.1.1 support
Samsung Battery Guardian app is a part of Good Guardians (Galaxy Labs). It monitors and optimizes the battery performance of Samsung phones, by detecting and blocking apps that drain the battery in the background, and by offering various power saving modes and settings .
At the moment, the Korean tech giant is releasing a new update for Battery Guardian app. It carries two different versions – v4.6.07 and v4.5.09. The version 4.6.07 is compatible with the One UI 6.0 open beta that Samsung has recently launched for some of its flagship devices.
On the other side, the version 4.5.09 brings One UI 5.1.1 support, which is the latest stable version of the Samsung custom skin. If you have received the update then, you can install the update to enjoy enhanced features to enjoy the benefits of a long lasting and smoother battery performance .
One of the new features that Battery Guardian app introduces for One UI 6 devices is Screen Curtain, which allows users to overlay an always-on display screen while keeping the active app running in the background. It can also help save battery life by reducing the screen brightness and preventing accidental touches.